JACK EARL (b. 1934)
Large untitled lidded jar with head, dog, flowers, and slug, Lakeview, OH, ca. 1970
26" x 11" x 9"
Provenance: Allan Stone Collection, New York
Literature: Nordness, Jack Earl: The Genesis and Triumphant Survival of an Underground Ohio Artist, 1985, plate 6 for a similar example
Lid: possibly one missing element on finial. Small nics around the edge. Base: 1" x 1/2" chip to side of base, losses/small chips to leaves throughout, slug missing one antenna. Patching to handles by artist. Pedestal: some firing cracks (all in making of).